How to make Basic Cookie Dough -

When cookies are so easy to prepare why not make them at home.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Refined flour (maida) (मैदा), Rice flour (चावल का आटा)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Basic Cookie Dough

Basic Cookie Dough Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 1-1.30 hour

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Basic Cookie Dough Recipe

  • Refined flour (maida) 340 grams

  • Rice flour 170 grams

  • Butter 400 grams

  • Icing sugar 170 grams

  • Vanilla essence a few


Step 1

Preheat oven to 180°C.

Step 2

Take butter in a bowl. Add icing sugar and cream the mixture with an electric blender.

Step 3

Add vanilla essence and blend again.

Step 4

Sift together refined flour and rice flour into another bowl.

Step 5

Add flour mixture to butter-sugar mixture little by little and blend lightly till well mixed. Refrigerate the mixture for 1 hour.

Step 6

Divide dough into equal portions, shape them into balls and weigh them so that they are all of the same size. Pat them and shape into small cookies.

Step 7

Place cookies on a baking tray in a criss-cross way, place the tray in the preheated oven and bake for 20-25 minutes.

Step 8

Remove from heat, cool and serve or store in an airtight container for a week.

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